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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208160
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Avro Anson Mk I
Owner/operator:9 FTS Royal Air Force (9 FTS RAF)
Registration: K8733
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Hullavington, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:RAF Hullavington, Wiltshire
Destination airport:
Avro Anson Mk.I K8733, 9 FTS, RAF Hullavington: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 21/2/39 when crashed at night and caught fire, near RAF Hullavington, Chippenham, Wiltshire. Aircraft stalled and crashed in flames in a wooded area. The crew (two pilots and an instructor) was performing a training exercise. The pilot was killed while both other occupants were injured. Pilot - Acting Pilot Officer Herbert William Stanton-Hope (aged 18) - was killed


1. Royal Air Force Aircraft K1000-K9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1973 page 72)

Revision history:

24-Mar-2018 21:08 Dr. John Smith Added
06-Dec-2018 17:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Operator]

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